Forrás-hegy, Felsõörs (Triassic of Hungary)

Also known as Forras hill, Felsoors

Where: Hungary (47.0° N, 17.9° E: paleocoordinates 1.4° N, 29.4° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Felsõörs Formation, Pelsonian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: open shallow subtidal; lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original calcite

Collected by J. Pálfy in the 1980s

Collection methods: mechanical,

Primary reference: J. Pálfy. 1988. Middle Triassic rhynchonellids from the Balaton Highlands (Transdanubian Central Range, Hungary). Annales Historico-Naturales Musei Nationalis Hungarici 80:25-46 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 40618: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Wolfgang Kiessling on 26.06.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• Brachiopods only
Rhynchonellata
 Athyridida - Neoretziidae
 Athyridida - Diplospirellidae
Tetractinella trigonella Schlotheim 1820
 Terebratulida - Angustothyrididae
 Terebratulida - Dielasmatidae
Coenothyris vulgaris Schlotheim 1820
 Spiriferinida - Mentzeliidae
Mentzelia balatonica Bittner 1890
Mentzelia mentzeli Dunker 1851
 Spiriferinida - Balatonospiridae
 Rhynchonellida - Sinorhynchiidae
 Rhynchonellida - Allorhynchidae
 Rhynchonellida - Austrirhynchidae
 Rhynchonellida - Norellidae